myoplasm

noun
myo·​plasm | \ ˈmī-ə-ˌplaz-əm How to pronounce myoplasm (audio) \

Medical Definition of myoplasm

: the contractile portion of muscle tissue — compare sarcoplasm

Other Words from myoplasm

myoplasmic \ ˌmī-​ə-​ˈplaz-​mik How to pronounce myoplasm (audio) \ adjective

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“Myoplasm.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/myoplasm. Accessed 22 Jan. 2021.

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